During a “reminiscing” session at Morris View one day in early June, there was a casual discussion about residents’ past life experiences. The topic of marriage came up, as most in the room had been married, and they were sharing their stories. One resident, Joan, spoke up and said she had never been married but […]
On Tuesday, July 31, the first of 3 mock “Chopped” competitions began. Four teams of 2 “chefs” were comprised of Social Services, Administration, Nursing, and Recreation. In this first round, the goal was to create the best appetizer. Contestants were given 4 ingredients they had to use and other ingredients which they could choose to […]
We are pleased to share the news that Morrisview has maintained its status as a 5-star nursing home, once again achieving a top rating by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
This event to spotlight senior health and wellness is co-sponsored by NJ Elder Law Center, The Chelsea at Montville and Serenity Hospice Care. The program will feature lots of relevant info in terms of estate planning, different care options, fall prevention, Medicare enrollment and so much more. For more information about this upcoming event please […]
Knowing that creative art pursuits provide Seniors with multiple benefits, at Morris View we make sure to offer our Residents opportunities to take delight in the art process. Several studies indicate that art can reduce the depression and anxiety that are often symptomatic of chronic diseases. According to Bruce Miller, MD, a behavioral neurologist at […]
Established by the American Health Care Association (AHCA) in 1967 and always beginning on Mother’s Day, National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) provides an opportunity to recognize the role of Skilled Nursing Care Centers that care for America’s seniors and individuals with disabilities. The 2018 NSNCW theme, “Celebrating Life’s Stories”, serves as a tribute to […]
Conducted by Carol Walker, and featuring songs from Les Miserables and West Side Story, Masterwork Chorus consists of about 100 singers, and is best known for its annual performance of Handel’s Messiah, including one each year at Carnegie Hall in NYC. Our Residents were delighted to listen and join in singing songs with them!
This past Saturday, the Feinberg Brothers Trio delighted our Residents with a country western and bluegrass musical performance. The program was held in our beautiful atrium and featured the trio playing a combination of guitar, fiddle and mandolin. Residents clapped, tapped toes and sang to some old country favorites- celebrating a slice of Americana on […]
Sharing their talents and providing a wonderful evening of spiritually uplifting music, “The Presbyaires” treated our Residents to a multifaceted program that included musical performances and interactive pieces where Residents held hands, sang, danced and gave thanks for life’s many blessings. Thank You to “The Presbyaires” for sharing their talents and providing a wonderful evening […]
The MVHC Recreation Team recreated the “Let’s Make A Deal” program complete with reenactment of the popular TV show’s featuring games, surprise curtains, gift boxes and bags, and a dressed up studio audience. Daria Cohen, Assistant Director of Recreation, hosted the mock game show, offering the participants their “deals”, including their choices of prize envelopes, […]